Boston Kayaking Tour

Enjoy a Two Hour Guided Sightseeing Kayaking Tour on the Charles River

Extended Boston Kayak Tours (optional):
  • Three-Hour Boston Harbor Tour Experience the thrill of paddling through the Charles River Locks into Boston Harbor during this three-hour Guided Kayaking Tour of Boston for two.

    + $50 Total: $158

About This Experience

General Information hide

Discover the best views of the Boston skyline — from a kayak on the Charles River! This two-hour Boston Skyline Kayak Tour is the best way to enjoy the outdoors!

The fun of this adventure gift begins in Cambridge at Kendall Square where you and your guest will meet your friendly tour Guide. You will be fitted with all of the proper equipment and receive a quick introduction to proper kayaking strokes from your guide. Once ready, you will launch your double kayak and begin paddling along the Cambridge shoreline. After passing the Great Dome of MIT, you'll cross the Charles River and paddle to the Esplanade, stopping along the way to enjoy the amazing views, including the Hancock and Prudential Buildings, State House Dome, and more!

Under the numerous footbridges of Storrow Lagoon, you will enjoy a break for snacks before paddling under the Longfellow Bridge back to Kendall Square. Throughout this Boston Kayaking Tour your guide will entertain you with tales of this historical thoroughfare. So whether you are looking for a unique gift or a way to explore Boston, this outdoor adventure is the ticket!

Where It's Located hide

  • Cambridge, Massachusetts

Who Is Included hide

The Boston Kayaking Tour Experience Gifts Certificate is for valid two participants. There will be up to six additional participants on the tour.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests or spectators.

When It Is Offered hide

The Kayaking Trips are offered on select dates, June thru September, subject to availability.

How Long Is It hide

The Kayaking Excursions have a tour length of 2 hours and a total duration of approximately 2¼ hours, unless an Extended Tour is selected.

Weather hide

The Boston Kayaking Tours may be rescheduled by the Guide due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, flat, rubber-soled shoes and layers are recommended for this outdoor adventure.

Additional Information hide

Both participants will be in the same kayak. Participants should be able to swim and must wear life jackets at all times during the tour.

Individuals who are pregnant, have broken bones or other physical conditions which are considered unsafe are not eligible to participate.

Dry Bags are available for rent for $1.00

Gratuity for your guide is not included and may be extended following the trip.


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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Boston Kayaking Tour Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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